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OXAZEPAM

Serax (oxazepam) is a benzodiazepine. It binds to certain parts of nerves called GABA receptors, and stops the spread of signals that cause anxiety symptoms, or seizures in alcohol withdrawal. Source: Iodine

At a Glance: This Drug in 2016

87.5K
Medicare Part D Claims

Rank: 720 of 3393

$4.77M
Retail Cost

Rank: 1220 of 3393

16,320
Patients

Rank: 810 of 3393

15,156
Prescribers

Rank: 701 of 3393

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Alternatives:

Diazepam Ativan Librium

This Drug's History

Claims

The number of Medicare prescriptions for this drug each year

18.8K

2012

113K

2013

111K

2014

100K

2015

87.5K

2016

Spending

The total Part D spending on this drug
each year

$1.23M

2012

$7.47M

2013

$6.73M

2014

$5.95M

2015

$4.76M

2016

Average Patient Cost

Average amount that patients paid each year.

$343

2012

$303

2013

$311

2014

$318

2015

$292

2016

Use by state

State Patients Claims Cost
California 3,470 14,512 $644K
Pennsylvania 1,455 7,924 $472K
Massachusetts 1,147 6,111 $315K
Ohio 814 4,602 $286K
Florida 739 4,020 $215K
Kentucky 483 2,995 $162K
Tennessee 437 2,936 $148K
Michigan 556 2,934 $169K
Texas 539 2,914 $170K
Alabama 492 2,582 $148K
Virginia 433 2,485 $144K
North Carolina 453 2,404 $124K
New York 492 2,345 $147K
Georgia 390 2,041 $113K
South Carolina 335 1,845 $106K
Indiana 341 1,822 $114K
Illinois 328 1,792 $112K
West Virginia 259 1,658 $93.1K
Oregon 364 1,624 $73.4K
Missouri 224 1,340 $71.8K
Wisconsin 202 1,315 $85.2K
Colorado 187 1,141 $50K
New Jersey 219 1,105 $69.9K
Maryland 226 1,078 $65.5K
Washington 242 1,032 $44.8K
Kansas 190 1,005 $48.9K
Louisiana 171 951 $55.3K
Arizona 159 807 $44.4K
Connecticut 153 751 $40.7K
Iowa 101 716 $41.3K
New Hampshire 122 711 $34.7K
Oklahoma 125 670 $44.3K
Maine 115 639 $33.3K
Minnesota 116 631 $39.9K
Nebraska 82 568 $27.7K
Arkansas 83 461 $33.5K
Vermont 65 359 $20.2K
Mississippi 74 352 $21.4K
New Mexico 70 317 $21K
Delaware 56 310 $24.9K
Nevada 55 273 $17.4K
Rhode Island 49 265 $13.7K
North Dakota 35 187 $10.1K
Utah 19 125 $9,175
Montana 25 124 $7,586
Hawaii 34 110 $6,404
Idaho 28 83 $3,968
District of Columbia 16 78 $1,205
Alaska 50 $2,001
South Dakota 11 40 $1,388
Wyoming 24 $1,199
About This Data

Prescribing data from Medicare’s prescription drug benefit, known as Part D, was compiled and released by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, the federal agency that oversees the program. The data for 2016 includes more than 1.5 billion prescriptions written by 1.1 million doctors, nurses and other providers. This database lists over 460,000 of those providers who wrote 50 or more prescriptions for at least one drug that year. More than three-fourths of these prescriptions went to patients 65 and older; the rest were for disabled patients. Methodology »

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Top prescribers for OXAZEPAM

Provider Medicare Claims City State
MARY BETH COLLINS PA

Physician Assistant

Claims Filled181

ROCHESTER

New York

JAMES BRANAM MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled118

MACON

Georgia

TERRANCE FURLOW M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled113

LEXINGTON

Kentucky

JONAH MCINTYRE M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled112

ATMORE

Alabama

RAFAEL GONZALEZ MD

Occupational Medicine

Claims Filled106

PANORAMA CITY

California

AHMED FAHEEM MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled99

BECKLEY

West Virginia

MUSTAFA RAHIM M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled94

BECKLEY

West Virginia

LAWRENCE KIMBALL DO

Family Medicine

Claims Filled89

HILLSDALE

Michigan

DONALD BIAS M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled86

LINCOLNTON

North Carolina

CLIFF HWANG MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled82

FONTANA

California

REBECCA BREWSTER CNP

Nurse Practitioner, Psychiatric/Mental Health

Claims Filled82

CHILLICOTHE

Ohio

JAMES HWANG DO

Family Medicine

Claims Filled81

RIVERSIDE

California

PAUL MORALES MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled75

FONTANA

California

ALFRED MCKEE M.D.

Hematology Oncology

Claims Filled73

SPRINGFIELD

Massachusetts

BARNWELL MYERS M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled71

GREENVILLE

South Carolina

GREGORY SEILER MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled68

SOUTH EASTON

Massachusetts

ALEX SPADONI MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled63

JOLIET

Illinois

PETER ASH MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled61

SACRAMENTO

California

BENNETT ASHER MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled61

WINCHESTER

Kentucky

SUDHIR LINGNURKAR MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled60

WARREN

Michigan

FERNANDO CASTRO-URRUTIA M.D.

Geriatric Psychiatry

Claims Filled60

COLDWATER

Michigan

XAVIER RAMOS MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled59

LOS ANGELES

California

MANJIT SANDHU MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled58

CHICAGO

Illinois

CAROL WESTER APRN

Nurse Practitioner, Psychiatric/Mental Health

Claims Filled58

MATTAPOISETT

Massachusetts

TIMOTHY HANTZ MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled58

FONTANA

California